CIU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing receives state approval

  March 28, 2022

The South Carolina Board of Nursing has approved Columbia International University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program to open this August for the 2022-2023 academic year. The program comes…

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Bon Secours names Chief Clinical Officer in Greenville

  March 28, 2022

Bon Secours St. Francis Health System welcomed aboard its new Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Bruce Swords, today. He is new to the Greenville area and brings with him a wealth…

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Blood Drive Scheduled for March 24 at Clinton Library

  March 21, 2022

Blood supply continues to be at critically low levels. The Clinton branch of the Laurens County Library System will hold a blood drive on Thursday, March 24 from 10 am…

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Entrepreneur Minute – Dr. Cephus Simmons, SealCath

  March 15, 2022

The Who’s on the Move, Entrepreneur Minute is an interview in support of the undeniable impact that entrepreneurs have on our communities. We will be highlighting 20 entrepreneurs in each of…

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Ryan Thorne named South Carolina EMS Director of the Year

  March 13, 2022

The 43rd annual South Carolina EMS Symposium was held at the Kingston Plantation in Myrtle Beach from March 9th through 12th. The conference, attracting speakers from across the state, and…

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LCSD 56 Announces Change in Covid-19 Protocols

  March 2, 2022

On Tuesday, March 1st, Laurens County School District 56 announced changes to the Covid-19 protocols. The changes include: Students and staff are no longer expected to wear masks on school…

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Bon Secours St. Francis Health System is hiring

  March 1, 2022

  Bon Secours St. Francis Health System is hosting a Saturday hiring open house for a variety of clinical positions. Join Bon Secours for open interviews in the following positions:…

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DHEC gradually closing its COVID-19 testing sites beginning today

  March 1, 2022

Beginning today, March 1, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) will begin scaling back the number of agency-managed vendor COVID-19 testing sites across the state. The…

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Does Medicare cover Home Health Care? The answer is “it depends.”

  February 28, 2022

By Molly Thomas, FPQP® The answer to this question is truly “it depends.” Medicare draws a line in the important distinction between medically necessary home health care and personal care…

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Bon Secours begins Community Health Needs Assessment

  February 24, 2022

Survey Takes Place Every 3 Years to Identify Top Priorities Bon Secours St. Francis Health System has kicked off its 2022 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA), a survey taken every…

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Diversified Medical Healthcare expanding operations in Greenville County

  February 23, 2022

More than $51 million investment to create 185 new jobs Diversified Medical Healthcare (DMH), a holding entity with several companies providing healthcare solutions for improved patient care nationwide, today announced plans…

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DHEC announces planned reductions in COVID-19 testing operations

  February 22, 2022

With the accuracy, convenience, and widespread availability of rapid at-home tests, and a significant decrease in demand for drive-through PCR testing, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control…

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Bon Secours earns National Physician Well-being Award

  February 14, 2022

Award recognizes programs with resilience, learning, business & quality, and culture components Bon Secours, which is part of Bon Secours Mercy Health, was named the recipient of the prestigious Medicus…

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Rev. Samuel Green, Jr. to be honored on National Donor Day 2022

  February 14, 2022

Seventh Episcopal District of the AME Church Rev. Green celebrated for his advocacy work in the multicultural community While Valentine’s Day celebrates matters of the heart, it also coincides with…

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Coronavirus & vaccination update in South Carolina

  February 14, 2022

Updated Feb 14, 2021  The links provided below are updated regularly as information becomes available. Keep checking back here for updates. Latest SC Data (Feb 14, 2021) SC Demographic Data…

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Winter weather can increase heart health risks

  February 7, 2022

Bon Secours Urges Importance of Knowing Common Warning Signs  Bon Secours is encouraging you to be extra vigilant this winter as the drop in temperatures creates more heart health hazards.…

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Go Red Columbia Day is tomorrow

  February 3, 2022

The City of Columbia will recognize National Wear Red Day along with the American Heart Association. Please plan to wear red on this date, to help show your support to…

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Lander Holds Nursing Career Fair

  February 1, 2022

As part of their coursework, Lander University nursing students receive instruction in resume preparation, interview skills and professional development. Nursing career fairs, like the one held on Wednesday, Jan. 26,…

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MUSC appoints new Chief of Staff

  February 1, 2022

After a comprehensive search process, Dawn Hartsell has been appointed as the new chief of staff for the MUSC President’s Office. Given the rapid growth of the organization since MUSC…

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